The peaceful protest embarked on by students of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), Rivers State on Monday morning turned violent.
One of the policemen drafted to quell the demonstration allegedly shot dead one of the protesting students.
The victim, Peter Ofurum was a member of the Students Union Government (SUG) of the school.
Ofurum was also the President of the Faculty of Management Science Students Association.
Uniport student, Peter Ofurum was shot dead by police during students protest over increment in school fees😢 pic.twitter.com/SdYqK9g0yR
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